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Minnesota, United States

Minnesota is one of 51 primary administrative regions in United States with a population of approximately 5,141,953 people.

Facts and figures on Minnesota at a glance

Region name: Minnesota (Minnesota)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 5,141,953 people
Country: United States
Continent: North America

The regional headquarters of Minnesota (Minnesota) is located in the regional capital Saint Paul (Saint Paul) with a population of 285,068 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Minnesota's regional capital Saint Paul to United States's capital Washington, D.C. (Washington, D.C.) is approximately 1,489 km (925 mi).

Facts and figures about Minnesota
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Minnesota Minnesota5,141,953 peopleSaint Paul Saint Paul285,068 people

Compare with other regions in United States.

Map of Minnesota

Map of Minnesota

Information on Minnesota

Information on Minnesota
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Minnesota MinnesotaSaint Paul Saint Paul87United StatesNorth America

Time in Minnesota

Time in Minnesota
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sat, 15 Dec 2018 - 9:15amNoSat, 15 Dec 2018 - 9:15amUTC -6.0America/Chicago

Geographic coordinates of Minnesota

Latitude & Longitude of Minnesota
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map46°15'00.9"N (46.2502400°)94°15'02.0"W (-94.2505500°)

Subregions in Minnesota

There are 87 administrative subregions in Minnesota.
Subregions in Minnesota
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Aitkin County Aitkin County1.16,202Aitkin Aitkin2,165
Anoka County Anoka County2.330,844Anoka Anoka17,142
Becker County Becker County3.32,504Detroit Lakes Detroit Lakes8,569
Beltrami County Beltrami County4.44,442Bemidji Bemidji13,431
Benton County Benton County5.38,451Foley Foley2,603
Big Stone County Big Stone County6.5,269Ortonville Ortonville1,916
Blue Earth County Blue Earth County7.64,013Mankato Mankato39,309
Brown County Brown County8.25,893New Ulm New Ulm13,522
Carlton County Carlton County9.35,386Carlton Carlton862
Carver County Carver County10.91,042Chaska Chaska23,770
Cass County Cass County11.28,567Walker Walker941
Chippewa County Chippewa County12.12,441Montevideo Montevideo5,383
Chisago County Chisago County13.53,887Center City Center City628
Clay County Clay County14.58,999Moorhead Moorhead38,065
Clearwater County Clearwater County15.8,695Bagley Bagley1,392
Cook County Cook County16.5,176Grand Marais Grand Marais1,351
Cottonwood County Cottonwood County17.11,687Windom Windom4,646
Crow Wing County Crow Wing County18.62,500Brainerd Brainerd13,590
Dakota County Dakota County19.398,552Hastings Hastings22,172
Dodge County Dodge County20.20,087Mantorville Mantorville1,197
Douglas County Douglas County21.36,009Alexandria Alexandria11,070
Faribault County Faribault County22.14,553Blue Earth Blue Earth3,353
Fillmore County Fillmore County23.20,866Preston Preston1,325
Freeborn County Freeborn County24.31,255Albert Lea Albert Lea18,016
Goodhue County Goodhue County25.46,183Red Wing Red Wing16,459
Grant County Grant County26.6,018Elbow Lake Elbow Lake1,176
Hennepin County Hennepin County27.1,152,425Minneapolis Minneapolis382,578
Houston County Houston County28.19,027Caledonia Caledonia2,868
Hubbard County Hubbard County29.20,428Park Rapids Park Rapids3,709
Isanti County Isanti County30.37,816Cambridge Cambridge8,111
Itasca County Itasca County31.45,058Grand Rapids Grand Rapids10,869
Jackson County Jackson County32.10,266Jackson Jackson3,299
Kanabec County Kanabec County33.16,239Mora Mora3,571
Kandiyohi County Kandiyohi County34.42,239Willmar Willmar19,610
Kittson County Kittson County35.4,552Hallock Hallock981
Koochiching County Koochiching County36.13,311International Falls International Falls6,424
Lac qui Parle County Lac qui Parle County37.7,259Madison Madison1,551
Lake County Lake County38.10,866Two Harbors Two Harbors3,745
Lake of the Woods County Lake of the Woods County39.4,045Baudette Baudette1,106
Le Sueur County Le Sueur County40.27,703Le Center Le Center2,499
Lincoln County Lincoln County41.5,896Ivanhoe Ivanhoe559
Lyon County Lyon County42.25,857Marshall Marshall13,680
Mahnomen County Mahnomen County43.5,413Mahnomen Mahnomen1,214
Marshall County Marshall County44.9,439Warren Warren1,563
Martin County Martin County45.20,840Fairmont Fairmont10,666
McLeod County McLeod County46.36,651Glencoe Glencoe5,631
Meeker County Meeker County47.23,300Litchfield Litchfield6,726
Mille Lacs County Mille Lacs County48.26,097Milaca Milaca2,946
Morrison County Morrison County49.33,198Little Falls Little Falls8,343
Mower County Mower County50.39,163Austin Austin24,718
Murray County Murray County51.8,725Slayton Slayton2,153
Nicollet County Nicollet County52.32,727Saint Peter Saint Peter11,196
Nobles County Nobles County53.21,378Worthington Worthington12,764
Norman County Norman County54.6,852Ada Ada1,707
Olmsted County Olmsted County55.144,248Rochester Rochester106,769
Otter Tail County Otter Tail County56.57,303Fergus Falls Fergus Falls13,138
Pennington County Pennington County57.13,930Thief River Falls Thief River Falls8,573
Pine County Pine County58.29,750Pine City Pine City3,123
Pipestone County Pipestone County59.9,596Pipestone Pipestone4,317
Polk County Polk County60.31,600Crookston Crookston7,891
Pope County Pope County61.10,995Glenwood Glenwood2,564
Ramsey County Ramsey County62.508,640Saint Paul Saint Paul285,068
Red Lake County Red Lake County63.4,089Red Lake Falls Red Lake Falls1,427
Redwood County Redwood County64.16,059Redwood Falls Redwood Falls5,254
Renville County Renville County65.15,730Olivia Olivia2,484
Rice County Rice County66.64,142Faribault Faribault23,352
Rock County Rock County67.9,687Luverne Luverne4,745
Roseau County Roseau County68.15,629Roseau Roseau2,633
Saint Louis County Saint Louis County69.200,226Duluth Duluth86,265
Scott County Scott County70.129,928Shakopee Shakopee37,076
Sherburne County Sherburne County71.88,499Elk River Elk River22,974
Sibley County Sibley County72.15,226Gaylord Gaylord2,305
Stearns County Stearns County73.150,642Saint Cloud Saint Cloud65,842
Steele County Steele County74.36,576Owatonna Owatonna25,599
Stevens County Stevens County75.9,726Morris Morris5,286
Swift County Swift County76.9,783Benson Benson3,240
Todd County Todd County77.24,895Long Prairie Long Prairie3,458
Traverse County Traverse County78.3,558Wheaton Wheaton1,424
Wabasha County Wabasha County79.21,676Wabasha Wabasha2,521
Wadena County Wadena County80.13,843Wadena Wadena4,088
Waseca County Waseca County81.19,136Waseca Waseca9,410
Washington County Washington County82.238,136Stillwater Stillwater18,225
Watonwan County Watonwan County83.11,211Saint James Saint James4,605
Wilkin County Wilkin County84.6,576Breckenridge Breckenridge3,386
Winona County Winona County85.51,461Winona Winona27,592
Wright County Wright County86.124,700Buffalo Buffalo15,453
Yellow Medicine County Yellow Medicine County87.10,438Granite Falls Granite Falls2,897

External sources of information on Minnesota

Minnesota on Wikipedia